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Measles outbreak at 32, with Somali-Minnesota children hit hard
Bygones for April 29, 2017
Four vie to lead Minn. GOP
Esko, Duluth East robotics teams compete at worlds
Grand Marais voted best Midwestern small town
st louis county
Camping World-led group wins bankruptcy auction for Gander Mountain
Lyft launches in Duluth
Lake Superior Bottle Shop to close as block is redeveloped
Wall's 42 points help Wizards finish off Hawks
Speedy Vikings draft pick comes with baggage.
Twins send Royals to eighth straight loss
Junior hockey: Wilderness fall in double OT to Aberdeen
NFL: Packers backed into a corner
Basquiat for kids: Author talks 'Radiant Child'
10 tips on using mirrors for design
Double the thrills from the master of mayhem
Things to Do for April 28, 2017
Sam Cook column: Americans abroad: Dad, press "English"
Happy 14th Birthday, Thor!
Robert & Janice McDonald Anniversary Open House
Happy 95th Birthday, Irmgard Becker!
Joyce M. Olson
Richard E. Pfuhl
Dale Michael Frieze
George Michael "Mike" Decker
Robert S. Macdonald Jr.
Reader's View: Don't let conservatives destroy health care
Reader's View: Investigating needed in Cloquet chief situation
Reader's View: Dangerous to turn our backs on science
Statewide View: Gov. Dayton should take olive branch offered on pre-K
Phillips: Kindness fills the memory of flood survivor
MN DNR Weekly Report for April 24, 2017
Outdoors Notes for April 23, 2017
Houston's Fishing Report: Tough week of weather for fishing
Hooked! Readers share stories about who inspired their love of fishing
Through Readers' Eyes
Grandma's Brag Book
Woman of the Year to be awarded this week
April 25, 2017
Local view: Here's how we can support Duluth's push to go greener
Generally speaking, "comprehensive city plan" is not something that excites people very much; but to an intrepid group of wonky locals known...
April 25, 2017 - 12:58am
April 15, 2017
Reader's View: ‘Don’t fix anything; we’re going to build new’
I live in Silver Brook Township and within the Wrenshall school district. It seems to me the Wrenshall school is letting routine maintenance slide in order for our school to look bad so more people will vote for passing the referendum (“Wrenshall debates $12.5M school update plan,”...
April 15, 2017 - 12:34am
April 13, 2017
Minnesota Power solar farm dedicated
CAMP RIPLEY — There was more wind than sun at this National Guard base near Brainerd on Thursday morning, but the state's newest solar...
April 13, 2017 - 6:20pm
April 9, 2017
In response: Renewable energy saves Minnesota Power customers money
The News Tribune's March 29 editorial, "Our View: Don't rush renewables goal," incorrectly implied that renewable energy is more expensive for...
April 9, 2017 - 9:00pm
March 29, 2017
Our View: Don't rush worthy renewables goal
Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith struck a strong tone last month when she said, "If you don't set big goals for where you're trying to get to, you...
March 29, 2017 - 12:05am
March 16, 2017
Allete to build new North Dakota wind farm
Allete Clean Energy is building another big wind farm in North Dakota, the Duluth-based company announced Thursday. The 100-megawatt operation...
March 16, 2017 - 5:50pm
March 13, 2017
Power outage affecting parts of eastern Duluth
About 1,850 customers were without power in Duluth's East Hillside and Endion neighborhoods early Monday morning. According to Minnesota Power's online outage map, the outage started at about 12:15 a.m. Homes and business were without power, and streetlights and traffic signals were...
March 13, 2017 - 4:38am
March 10, 2017
State approves new Minnesota Power charge
Minnesota Power's plan to subsidize lower rates for industrial customers with a new charge for smaller customers took a step forward this week....
March 10, 2017 - 8:56pm
March 7, 2017
Hold on to your hat! Wind gusting to more than 50 mph
A wind advisory remains in effect for much of the Northland through 6 p.m., with gusts of more than 50 mph reported already today in some areas. Devil's Island on Lake Superior reported a 53 mph gust, with 52 mph at Ashland and 48 mph gusts reported at the Grand Marais harbor, Silver...
March 7, 2017 - 5:08pm
March 3, 2017
Power restored after boom takes out lines in Brookston
A railroad maintenance truck with its boom extended took out power lines and other poles unrelated to the power company in Brookston on Friday. “They were doing some work in the area with a boom truck and, somehow, our line was snagged,” said Minnesota Power spokeswoman Amy Rutledge,...
March 3, 2017 - 7:40pm
Vehicle crash leads to power outage in Carlton County
Minnesota Power responded to a power outage that affected 2,200 customers in the Barnum, Willow River, Rutledge, Finlayson and Sandstone areas. The outage occurred at 2 p.m. Friday, said Minnesota Power spokeswoman Amy Rutledge, who explained that a vehicle hit a power pole between...
March 3, 2017 - 4:28pm
February 28, 2017
Minnesota Power lowers rate increase request
A boost in mining this year means electric bills won't be going up as much as planned. Minnesota Power is reducing its rate-increase request...
February 28, 2017 - 3:38pm
February 23, 2017
Evening, morning power outages blamed on ice, equipment and squirrel
A major power outage that affected much of eastern Duluth Wednesday night and reoccurred on Thursday morning is being blamed on a combination of malfunctioning equipment, ice buildup on lines and a squirrel that made contact with a wire. Minnesota Power said their crews responded...
February 23, 2017 - 11:00am
Large power outage affects parts of eastern Duluth
Minnesota Power crews worked into the night Wednesday to restore power to several thousand customers in parts of eastern Duluth. Residents were without power in Duluth’s Chester Park, Hunters Park, Morley Heights, Endion, Congdon Park and Lakeside neighborhoods beginning at about...
February 23, 2017 - 1:04am
February 15, 2017
Allete profits up in 2016
Allete Inc. posted a profit of $155.3 million in 2016, a 10 percent increase from the year before despite a drop in revenue. The Duluth-based company and parent of Minnesota Power had $1.34 billion in operating revenue last year, compared to $1.49 billion in 2015. The 2016 earnings...
February 15, 2017 - 6:00pm